The Mesa, Hesperia, CA
The Mesa is located in Hesperia, California; with a namesake originating from Spanish vocabulary meaning “the plateau” or “the table”. There is little topographic variation throughout this region of California, with the Mesa being a geographically flattened location towards the southern border of Hesperia, CA. English, as well as Italian and Spanish, are the languages most commonly spoken in this region of Hesperia, with strong Mexican and German ancestry. The neighborhood of Mesa is a friendly location to have a family, with 45% of households having children. When crime safety, public education systems, and home-ownership are considered, the Mesa is placed in the upper 11.3% of neighbors throughout California to raise a family. 93% of residents of The Mesa have completed high school or higher levels of education. The average income in the area is slightly above $55 224, with 77% of workers being in white-collar positions. The Mesa and surrounding Hesperia, California area is well known and sought after for its affordable housing market compared to other locations throughout California. Some preferred housing choices include Hesperia Country Club Inn on 17790 Bangor Ave. right next door to Hesperia Golf & Country Club. There are many accessible public amenities in the neighborhood, although they are most easily accessible through car or bicycle transportation. Weather in this region ranges from between 1°C and 35°C depending on the time of year. Summers are generally hot and dry, with winters being conversely cool and overcast. Winter is commonly the wetter season in this area, with the possibility of both rain and snow depending on temperatures. The Mesa and surrounding area are over three times more likely to experience an earthquake compared to the national average, where is it much less likely to experience tornados, hurricanes, or otherwise severe weather.
The Mesa, Hesperia has a variety of naturalistic and physical activities to experience. A well-known example is the Mesa Campground a part of the Silverwood Lake State Recreation Area. Activities such as hiking, swimming, boating, and fishing can be pleasantly enjoyed as a day trip to this location. Diverse trails allow for visitors to take part in naturalistic walks, horseback riding as well as biking. The Mesa Campsite also offers the opportunity for group and family camping for those wishing to have an overnight experience. The greater area of Hesperia is further known for its pleasant sunsets and scenery which is complemented by the clean area and acceptable climate the neighborhood has to offer; hot springs and regional parks are available to explore just outside of the Mesa area.